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Posted 01 April 2012 - 11:19

Tag_BLX in association with HalfArsed Inc. would like to introduce the
British Ridgback Protected Patrol vehicle
for Arma2 Combined Operations.

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What is it?
The Ridgback PPV (Protected Patrol Vehicle) is a British modification of the American Cougar 4x4 MRAP.
It is fitted with a extensive armour package and electronics, including installation of the Enforcer remote weapon station.

Updated to v1.1

What You Get
v1.1
Added woodland version
Model tweaks, extra LOD's etc.
Added thermals
Improved handling both off and on road
(Optional) support for Blakes_Mirrors_EE addon gives reversing camera simulation
(Experimental) custom damage handling to make it more resistant to mines, IED's, low level rpg's (and zombies:))
Support for hiddenselections if you fancy a stab at re-texturing.
Texture templates are included in the download (just don't laugh at my UVmaps!)

v1.00 Desert variant


Requires
CBA, BAF/BAF Lite, blx_weapons.pbo (the last one is included in the download).

Download
http://www.mediafire...dp39exvsi1d5f7u

Armaholic: http://www.armaholic...ge.php?id=16520

Also available on Six Updater Network (but I don't know how to link to that!)

Armed Assault.info: http://www.armedassa...=addons&id=1934

Edited by cleggy, 30 June 2012 - 12:08.
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 11:21

Mighty and sweet!
Thanks a lot!!!

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 11:34

Nice work!

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btw.. another display name would be nice.. Ridgback (Desert) instead of Ridgback_D.

Your 7zip-file has not the correct folder structure... @blx_ridgback\addons\blx_ridgeback.pbo would be nice. So you can unpack it directly in ArmA2 folder... now you have to add the addons folder.

Edited by Buliwyf, 01 April 2012 - 14:39.


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Posted 01 April 2012 - 11:36

OH - very nice :)
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 12:10

Tipical, I go away for Easter and decide not to bring my laptop with ArmA2 on it! Dooh!

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 12:16

Added To the Six Updater Network.
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 13:22

Nice work mate. Will try her out!

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 15:26

16AA testing it!

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 16:08

Nice mod cleggy.

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 17:15

Love the vehicle. Very nicely done.

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 17:44

I just did a quick test, and it's a great addition for BAF, I like it.

Thank you for your work :)

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 17:57

Excellent stuff. Very nice vehicle - I feel quite safe inside this! The textures look fine - I don't think there is any need to fiddle with them.
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 18:29

Good Stuff cant wait to put it to use in Sangin

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 18:51

Boss.. been waiting for one of these for VCBops for years! Thanks much cleggy!

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 18:58

Thanks Cleggy :smile_o:

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British Ridgback Protected Patrol Vehicle v1.0 by Cleggy

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#16

Posted 01 April 2012 - 19:05

Awesome work! A great addition to the game, nice to see some more love for the BAF side!

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 19:11

Thanks for the replies, gents. Feel free to point out any major flaws - they're bound to surface eventually.:)

Extra thanks to Sickboy for adding it to six updater (which I've yet to figure out how to use!) and Miller for the mirror.

btw.. another display name would be nice.. Ridgback (Desert) instead of Ridgback_D.

Your 7zip-file has not the correct folder structure... @blx_ridgback\addons\blx_ridgeback.pbo would be nice. So you can unpack it directly in ArmA2 folder... now you have to add the addons folder.


Feedback appreciated - I seem to make a habit of annoying people with my display names ....
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 21:59

Win! D-loading!

BIS, GIVE US AMPHIBIOUS TRACKED VEHICLES IN ArmA 3!!! [pretty please]  ^_^ 

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 22:06

Top work mate, much needed, much appreciated.
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 22:34

Just gave it a spin, really good looking. I loved it :)